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Quincy Taylor boxer

Quincy Taylor image
Status inactive
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 73″/185cm
Debut 1986-08-13
Born 1963-07-18
Nationality USA
Residence Dallas, Texas, USA
bouts
32
won
28
lost
4
draw
0
bouts
32
won
28
lost
4
draw
0
Status inactive
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 9½″/177cm
Reach 73″/185cm
Debut 1986-08-13
Born 1963-07-18
Nationality USA
Residence Dallas, Texas, USA

Taylor, a southpaw, turned pro in 1986. In 1987, he nearly KO´d Sugar Ray Leonard whilst sparring in preparation for Leonard's match against World Middleweight Champion 'Marvelous' Marvin Hagler. In 1994, he landed a shot at WBC Middleweight Title holder Julian Jackson. Taylor scored an upset TKO victory over Jackson, but lost the title in his next fight to Keith Holmes. After a two-year layoff and a victory in 1998, followed by a three-year layoff and a victory in 2001, Taylor retired from boxing. In 2010, he works at Fed-ex for the City of Lufkin. He coaches amateur boxers at the Boys and Girls Club and trains along with them. Quincy Taylor Jr. has one son Quincy Lee Taylor III, who is a retired Marine officer and now lives in Baton Rouge, LA. Quincy Taylor Jr. has three grandchildren Elijah Johnson of Beaumont, TX and Ariyana and Lee Lani Taylor, both of Baton Rouge, LA.His son has a wife named Aricka Taylor

Taylor, a southpaw, turned pro in 1986. In 1987, he nearly KO´d Sugar Ray Leonard whilst sparring in preparation for Leonard's match against World Middleweight Champion 'Marvelous' Marvin Hagler. In 1994, he landed a shot at WBC Middleweight Title holder Julian Jackson. Taylor scored an upset TKO victory over Jackson, but lost the title in his next fight to Keith Holmes. After a two-year layoff and a victory in 1998, followed by a three-year layoff and a victory in 2001, Taylor retired from boxing. In 2010, he works at Fed-ex for the City of Lufkin. He coaches amateur boxers at the Boys and Girls Club and trains along with them. Quincy Taylor Jr. has one son Quincy Lee Taylor III, who is a retired Marine officer and now lives in Baton Rouge, LA. Quincy Taylor Jr. has three grandchildren Elijah Johnson of Beaumont, TX and Ariyana and Lee Lani Taylor, both of Baton Rouge, LA.His son has a wife named Aricka Taylor

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
June 16, 2001 Fred Moore WWWWWW Treasure Island Casino, Red Wing WIN
Technical knockout
April 11, 1998 Melvin Wynn LLWLLL Township Auditorium, Columbia WIN
KO
March 16, 1996 Keith Holmes WWWWWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 19, 1995 Julian Jackson WWWLWW MGM Grand, Las Vegas World Boxing Council World Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 3, 1995 Rafael Williams LLLWWL Dallas NABF Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 3, 1995 Rodney Toney WWWWWW Aladdin Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas NABF Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 18, 1994 Derrick Rolon WWWWLW Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket NABF Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 15, 1994 Otis Grant WWWWWW The Roxy, Boston NABF Middleweight

WIN
KO
June 25, 1993 Eric Martin LLLWWL Red Lion Inn, SeaTac NABF Middleweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
April 24, 1993 James Rivas WLLWW Bellevue Community College, Bellevue NABF Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 27, 1993 Robert Britt WWDWDW Edmonds Community College, Lynnwood NABF Middleweight

WIN
KO
March 5, 1993 Martin Quiroz LLLWLL Rocket Fiesta Palace, Dallas NABF Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 2, 1992 Anthony Campbell LLDWLW Central Plaza Hotel, Oklahoma City NABF Middleweight

WIN
KO
July 23, 1992 Tommy Jeans LLLLLL Rock City Cafe, Oklahoma City NABF Middleweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 6, 1991 Jorge Vaca LLWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 13, 1990 Armando Rodriguez WLWLLW Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 8, 1990 Jorge Vaca LLLWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood LOSS
TD
July 9, 1990 Mario Gaston WWWWWW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Technical knockout
March 26, 1990 Tomas Perez WWWWLW Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 26, 1990 Gilbert Baptist WWWWWL Great Western Forum, Inglewood WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 21, 1989 Donald Johnson WLWDLL Resorts International, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 12, 1988 Terry Norris LWLWWW Caesars Palace, Las Vegas LOSS
Unanimous decision
July 28, 1988 Tim Knight LWWLLL Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
April 14, 1988 Roy Bedwell WWWWW Felt Forum, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 8, 1988 Malcolm Shaw WWWWWD Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas WIN
KO
Dec. 16, 1987 Joe Walker WWWWWW Showboat Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 11, 1987 Mario Davis WLLWWL Resorts International, Atlantic City WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 18, 1987 Carl Owens LLWLWL Caesars Tahoe, Cascade Showroom, Stateline WIN
KO
Sept. 17, 1987 Bill Robinson LLDLLW Felt Forum, New York WIN
KO
Nov. 11, 1986 Maurice Daugherty Gorman's Super Pro Gym, Fort Worth WIN
KO
Oct. 21, 1986 Mike Williams Longhorn Ballroom, Dallas WIN
KO
Aug. 13, 1986 John Robinson LW Forum, Inglewood WIN
Corner retirement